For a wired or wireless mouse, unplug the USB cable, or plug and reconnect it to correct the problem. Unfreeze a laptop mouse by enabling the touchpad. To do this, you will use the Fn key and the Touchpad key. More »

While a frozen computer can be the result of many different causes, sometimes closing the problematic applications can be the quickest solution. If this doesn't work, then a hard reset can help reboot the computer. More »

Some reasons a laptop mouse pad, or touchpad, may not work include a disabled setting, outdated driver or hardware issue. Sometimes fixing it is as easy as restarting the computer. More » Technology Computers & Hardware

In the absence of a reset button, power cycling the mouse or removing the USB dongle from the computer can help to reset a wireless mouse. Some mice even have programs through which users can reset the mouse via the comp... More »

To install a wireless mouse on Microsoft Windows, place the provided USB receiver in an empty USB port on your computer and then turn on the mouse. Your computer should automatically install any necessary software and co... More » Technology Computers & Hardware

To connect a wireless mouse, begin by inserting the mouse's adapter into a USB port or insert the included CD if available. Both the adapter or CD upload the correct drivers onto your computer, enabling you to use the de... More » Technology Computers & Hardware

There are several reasons why a computer mouse doesn't work, including a bad USB port, a hardware conflict or a frozen computer. Try ruling these things out first as they are the most common causes of a mouse not working... More »